End of the Year STEM Activities, STEM Challenges, Educational Resources, and Lesson Plans
Carly and Adam
·Super fun End of the Year Activities for kids to do at the end of the year. Excellent for parents, kids, elementary teachers, and librarians!
Last updated 12 weeks ago
5 Read Alouds & STEM Challenges to Teach Self-Awareness to Kids
Looking for ways to incorporate social-emotional learning (SEL) in your STEM classroom? SEL provides the opportunity for classrooms, schools, families, and the community to work together to establish skills for academic success, student engagement at school and in the community, health, wellness, and successful, future careers. Let’s not miss the opportunity to teach them the foundational life skills that reach so far beyond the classroom walls. #STEM #SEL
Build a Treehouse READ ALOUD STEM™ Activity
Can your students design and build their very own treehouse? This STEM challenge is the perfect companion activity to Everything You Need for a Treehouse by Carter Higgins. The book explores all the elements needed for an amazing treehouse! #STEM #STEMchallenge
READ ALOUD STEM™ End of the Year Activities BUNDLE
Make the last week of school memorable with STEM! Create a cereal box memory book to help students process the "last day blues." Engineer an amazing treehouse! Have students imagine, design, build, and write about their dream house using geometry and 3D shapes! Learn about the Chicago World's Fair and make a Ferris Wheel! #STEM #STEMchallenge
End of the Year READ ALOUD STEM™ Activities BUNDLE
Engage elementary students at the end of the year...and all summer long...with STEM! Challenge students to design something marvelous from a spring, create a crayon box that can hold at least 24 crayons, design a Rube Goldberg, and create a device that will protect an egg when it is dropped. #STEM #STEMeducation
End of the Year STEM Activities Bundle
Engage students at the end of the year with STEM activities! Can your students design a paper plate marble maze, explore the properties of bath bombs, create a roller coaster, design a bubble wand that can blow the biggest bubble, and figure out the best water level for water bottle flipping? #STEM #STEMeducation
FREE STEM Challenge: Paper Chains
Integrate STEM in your classroom with this FREE paper chain STEM challenge! This is a great way to begin building community in your classroom while introducing STEM. The paper chain challenge helps students develop critical thinking and engineering skills. Students plan, design, and execute their own ideas. After they have completed their activity, there is time for reflection on what worked and what didn't. STEM #STEMChallenge
30 Circles FREE Creativity STEM Challenge
Creativity declines as we get older, but creativity and problem-solving are essential skills for STEM careers. Combat this problem by implementing creativity challenges like the 30 Circles Challenge in the elementary classroom. Scientists, computer programmers, engineers, and mathematicians all need to be able to think creatively and brainstorm solutions quickly in order to solve problems. #STEM #STEMChallenge #creativity
Join Us! FREE! Elementary STEM Teachers Club!
Are you new to teaching STEM? Need fresh ideas for your elementary STEM classroom? We have the perfect community for you! Join us in the Elementarty STEM Teachers Club. It's free to join! You'll find endless inspiration and helpful discussion to help you empower the next generation of scientists and engineers!